Average Bench: 41.1% (467th of 1117)

Based on 2,011 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00300F10 Model: AMD A8-3870 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 31%Average: 41.1% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

Below average average bench

The AMD A8-3870 APU averaged 58.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Integer Speed 275Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 73.9Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-3870 APU is just 16.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-3870 APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 178Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 217Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,011 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.1 SC Int 73.9 83.2
40.4 SC Float 46.2 51.6
49 SC Mixed 56.8 63.7
47.2% 59 Pts
Min Avg Max
188 QC Int 275 325
115 QC Float 173 204
147 QC Mixed 212 250
50.1% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
209 MC Int 282 326
138 MC Float 178 204
161 MC Mixed 217 252
34.2% 226 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 82.2
SC Float 50.9
SC Mixed 61.7
52% 64.9 Pts
QC Int 325
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 239
58% 256 Pts
MC Int 325
MC Float 204
MC Mixed 244
39% 258 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.6
SC Float 46
SC Mixed 57.4
47% 59 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 188
QC Mixed 225
54% 236 Pts
MC Int 302
MC Float 186
MC Mixed 227
36% 238 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 74.7
SC Float 46.4
SC Mixed 57.5
48% 59.5 Pts
QC Int 291
QC Float 178
QC Mixed 221
52% 230 Pts
MC Int 294
MC Float 183
MC Mixed 226
36% 234 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 74.7
SC Float 46.1
SC Mixed 57.4
48% 59.4 Pts
QC Int 273
QC Float 170
QC Mixed 220
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 254
MC Float 178
MC Mixed 204
32% 212 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 68.2
SC Float 43.5
SC Mixed 56
45% 55.9 Pts
QC Int 269
QC Float 167
QC Mixed 205
49% 214 Pts
MC Int 283
MC Float 184
MC Mixed 221
35% 229 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 71.3
SC Float 45.3
SC Mixed 55.6
46% 57.4 Pts
QC Int 232
QC Float 154
QC Mixed 185
43% 190 Pts
MC Int 282
MC Float 170
MC Mixed 213
34% 222 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.7
SC Float 45.8
SC Mixed 56.6
47% 58.7 Pts
QC Int 280
QC Float 154
QC Mixed 180
47% 204 Pts
MC Int 271
MC Float 167
MC Mixed 161
30% 200 Pts
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Typical A8-3870 APU Builds (Compare 174 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus F1A75-V PRO - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $268

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